Sinfonia Mexicana Presents A Tribute To Selena Featuring “Como La Flor Band”

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Join Sinfonia Mexicana as it celebrates its 30th Anniversary season with a “Tribute to Selena” concert that features “Como La Flor Band” with featured vocalist Karol Posada. The show delivers an authentic, polished recreation of Selena’s last concert in Houston, Texas. The Flor Band Features seven seasoned musicians that back…

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Book focuses on Chicano/Latino empowerment

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UC Riverside Ethnic Studies and Political Science professor Armando Navarro holding his new book, "Mexicano and Latino Politics and the Quest for Self-determination: What Needs to be Done."

The Viva Yo Hispanic epoch is one full of complacency, apathy, and fragmentation, according to UC Riverside Ethnic Studies and Political Science professor Armando Navarro. Despite being 57 million Latinos strong (which approximately 68-percent are of Mexican descent), the 73-year-old believes Chicanos/Latinos have become “ahistorical and apolitical.” “This is despite…

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Mosaico Music and Arts Festival attracts hundreds to Roosevelt Bowl

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Ana Gonzales and Gustavo Hernandez performing a duet at the Mosaico Arts and Music Festival at Perris Hill Park on May 3.

Perris Hill Park’s Roosevelt Bowl was filled with enthusiastic followers of Mexican and Latin American music on Sunday May 3. The San Bernardino Symphony Orchestra, with the financial support of the James Irvine Foundation and assistance from the City of San Bernardino Parks and Recreation department, Dr. Ernest and Dorothy…

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Anti and pro-immigration groups stage May Day demonstration in Murrieta

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Pro-immigration organizers march through Murrieta on May 1.

Several Inland Empire groups traveled to Murrieta on May 1 to celebrate International Workers Day and demand more rights for immigrants, while one organization urged for more border protection and enforcement. The San Bernardino Community Services Center, the Justice for Immigrants Coalition (JFIC), the Training Occupational Development Educating Communities (TODEC),…

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